noun, verb, o·ver·dosed, o·ver·dos·ing.
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Those suffering from addiction in the streets risk disease, overdose, and death.World Leaders' Proposal for Winning the War on Drugs: Legalize It! |Abby Haglage |September 9, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
From 1999-2008, the U.S. saw a 300 percent increase in overdose death from painkillers, with close to 15,000 deaths in 2008 alone.Is Weed the Secret to Beating Opiate Addiction? |Tracey Mitchell, Abby Haglage |September 5, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
The CDC estimates that 46 Americans die each day from overdose on opioids.Is Weed the Secret to Beating Opiate Addiction? |Tracey Mitchell, Abby Haglage |September 5, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
Florida, which began a pill mill crackdown in 2010, saw a 50 percent decrease in overdose deaths from oxycodone in 2012.Painkiller Overdoses Kill More Than One American Every Hour |Abby Haglage |July 1, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
“Overdose rates are higher where these drugs are prescribed more frequently,” says Frieden.Painkiller Overdoses Kill More Than One American Every Hour |Abby Haglage |July 1, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
Robert died of an overdose of chloroform at ten this morning.When Patty Went to College |Jean Webster
Many accidental suicides stem from an overdose of sleeping pills.A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis |Melvin Powers
An overdose of "cold step" may, indeed, partially account for the bronchitis which riddles the ranks of the children of the poor.Highways and Byways in London |Mrs. E. T. Cook.
I am not quite sure, but it looks to me like an overdose of French headache powders.The Putnam Hall Champions |Arthur M. Winfield
He was found one night dead upon a doorstep, poisoned with an overdose of his drug!The Life Of George Cruikshank, Vol. I. (of II) |Blanchard Jerrold